Restore justice to a shattered Earth, seek out & destroy a futuristic enemy in epic Air Combat and Mecha Assault Modes!
The skies and cities of future Earth are endless battlefields and you have volunteered to become a living weapon, the last hope to vanquish an evil corporation bent on enslaving mankind. Chase in the air as a sophisticated fighter aircraft, then transform into a hi-tech mecha to finish off the enemy.
Defeat an amazing roster of enemy units, including fighter aircraft, assault mecha, massive ships, defense arrays, missile units, orbital bases and more. Thrilling fighting/action gameplay puts you in the middle of epic combat and a storyline that is rich and rewarding.
Victories earn you credits that can be used to purchase awesome weapons and powerful upgrades. Fully customize your abilities and use new powers, you choose how to make every battle unique. Become the mightiest weapon humanity has ever seen! Are you the hero Earth needs for ultimate justice?
- 3DSPedia.com: "Iron Combat: War in the Air is a fantastic game. (...) With high intensity battles, fast paced combat, and really great music, Iron Combat: War in the Air does not disappoint. And at $6.99? Well, I’d consider it a steal."
- Jeffri.me: "Iron Combat: War in the Air is a nice addition on the eShop and if you are a fan of the genre, I can highly recommended it. (...) For a rather low $6.99 price, [it] has plenty to offer. (...) With two paths to complete the game and achievements, it also has a good replay value. I ended up beating the game 3 times, and scored almost 19 hours play time".
- Nintendo Enthusiast: “Graphically, the game presents a nice interface, and the 3D effects works nicely. The main character design is great and the enemy models look good as well"
- eShop Gurus: "if you can handle the challenge, (…) then this game might pick up in your radar!“
- Shigeru Reviews: "Iron Combat War in The Air, is a great game, it has all the markings of the SHMUPS genre that I and many people love, the missions are fun and enjoyable, has lots of achievements good music and looks and plays great."
- Maneuver, chase and fire in realistic Air Combat Mode, close with the enemy and destroy in thrilling Mecha Assault Mode
- Fight hundreds of unique enemies and bosses, in the air and on the ground
- Tally kills to purchase devastating weapons & upgrades to fully customize your vehicle
- Easy controls, stunning 3D effects and highly immersive graphics transport you into battle
- Clear missions and reveal an inspiring storyline in Campaign Play, or master every level in Free Play